Happy Mother’s Day….

….to all the wonderful mothers out there. You’re doing a great job!!!

I went to Brisbane yesterday for my regular monthly Card Making Club. What a great day I had. Two of us had birthdays, including my good self, and there were plenty of hand made cards handed out.

Today I thought I’d make a card for the Elite Challenges. The challenge was to use the Stampin’Up! Baroque Motifs stamp set. I ordered this set the first day of it’s release and it hasn’t sat idle the whole time I’ve had it. I just love it. So here is the card I made.

Lavender Baroque

I’m not sure where the idea for the colour combo came from. I was thinking of using Orchid Opulence and as I was going thru my ink pad box the other colours were nearby and I thought they looked good together!!! So then it was a matter of getting the matching card stock. Too easy!!! I knew before hand that I wanted to do the emboss resist technique, so I was off the make the card. I really like the way it turned out.

I used —-

  • Stamp sets – Baroque Motifs, In the Spotlight
  • Card Stock – Brocade Blue, Orchid Opulence, Lavender Lace, Whisper White
  • Ink –  Brocade Blue, Orchid Opulence, Lavender Lace, Mellow Moss, Versamark
  • Accessories – Clear EP, White grosgrain, circle and 5-petal punches
  • Technique – Emboss resist.

Lavender Baroque Up Close

Thanks for looking in.

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3 thoughts on “Happy Mother’s Day….

  1. Very nice card!! And by the way, i’ve tagged you!!! he he he. See my blog for details http://www.madonnadunn.com

  2. I love this card, the colours look fantastic together!

  3. kristie1007

    WOW, that is just beautiful Treez. Mad is right about you being super talented!!! I’m definitely gonna have to case this one 🙂 Kristie

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